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Artworks & Galleries

Outstanding galleries, inspiring arts organisations, stunning sculpture trails and exciting events. They certainly don't call us England's Creative Coast for no reason...

Artworks & Galleries
Planned itineraries

Thinking of embarking on your very own cultural adventure along the South East coast, but not sure where to start? Take a look at one of our inspirational itineraries, carefully curated to help you make the very most of your trip to England's Creative Coast...

Artworks & Galleries
Events and attractions

From expert-guided gallery tours and self-guided sculpture trails, to fabulous food spots and places to rest your head, browse our selection of days out and places to stay, and start planning your cultural escape.

Experience

Burnham Art Trail

55 Artists in 42 Venues. 22 June to 30 June 2019 A town wide FREE exhibition of original artworks...

Experience

Candida Stevens Gallery

Candida Stevens Gallery is a curation led gallery established in 2014.

Education

Chichester Open Studios Art Trail

The 2019 Chichester Open Studios Art Trail sees 160 artists exhibiting a wide range of work across...

Experience

Colonnade House

Discover local art in Worthing at Colonnade House gallery and studios. A few minutes from the seafro...

Experience

Creative Waves

Creative Waves: Art on the Pier – Worthing’s unique outdoor art gallery. Free & accessible every day...

Education

Dedham Art & Craft Centre

Dedham Art & Craft Centre is situated in the heart of Constable Country on the Essex/Suffolk border.

Experience

East Beach Studios

East Beach Studios are a row of colourful beach chalets which have been converted into Artist’s S...

Experience

Essex Summer of Art

Every year over 20 art trails and open studio events take place across Essex, showcasing artists...

Transport

Explore & Discover Tours (E & D Tours).

Explore & Discover Kent design bespoke tours from 1 day to 5 days that take you into the heart of...

Experience

Focal Point Gallery

Focal Point Gallery is based in Southend-on-Sea at the ground floor of the town’s central library,...

Cafe

Gravesend Borough Market

One of the oldest historic chartered markets in Kent. A warm indoor market, open 6 days a week....

Experience

Henry Paddon Contemporary Art

Since 1992 the gallery has been offering the very best of British art and craft.

Experience

Kinetika

Kinetika is an outdoor arts company that focuses on producing large scale work through community ou...

Pub / Bar

Naze Tower

The 86ft Naze Tower is an historic and cultural landmark. Built in 1720 it houses a viewing platform...

Education

Shoreham Art Gallery

Shoreham Art Gallery is situated just south of the train station in the vibrant seaside town of...

Education

Shoreline Gallery

Shoreline Gallery is the gallery and working studio of west sussex artist Hettie Pittman

Cafe

Standard Quay

Historic Standard Quay offers, shopping, eating, creekside walks, home to Thames and Dutch Barges <...

Cafe

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

The Beaney can be found in the heart of Canterbury’s City Centre, offering a mix of historic collec...

Education

The Hammond Gallery

Artist Ken Hammond’s own art gallery, featuring his work and the work of a few others.

Experience

The Harwich Festival

The Harwich Festival is an Annual Combined arts Festival with an extensive year round programme.

Education

The Little Art Gallery Broadstairs

The Little Art Gallery 2018 winner of SME Best Local art gallery - Kent & Leading Purveyor of Origi...

Experience

The Woodville Theatre

The Woodville Theatre is Gravesend’s premier music, theatre, cinema and entertainment venue.

Experience

Turner Contemporary Gallery

Situated on Margate seafront, on the same site where Turner stayed when visiting the town, visit one...

Experience

West End Gallery Worthing

Contemporary gallery and working studios showcasing and retailing original work by two resident...

Experience

Zimmer Stewart Gallery

A contemporary art gallery, based in Arundel, exhibiting works in a range of mediums by both es...

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